Era Istrefi is a Kosovar-Albanian singer and songwriter. She rose to fame with her single, “BonBon” and has released many songs, both in Albanian and in the English language. She is signed with both Sony Music and Ultra Music. Some of her hits include, “Live It Up”, “Shume Pis”, and “Redrum”. She collaborated with Nicky Jam and Will Smith on Live it up which is also the official song of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
She has some interesting tattoos on her body. Let us take a look at her inks and the meanings behind them.
1. Free Tattoo
Tattoo: The side of her right hand has the word, “Free” tattooed on it.
Meaning: The word on her hand is a reminder of freeness. She showcased the tattoo on her Instagram with the caption, “Second tatt from @klajdi_pipero #freeThinker #freeSpirit #freeHearted #freeWritings #freeWill #freeDom #freeStyle #freeEverything ✌️ Ps. #freeLove ❤️””
2. Fire Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a tattoo of downward flames, covering Era’s right elbow.
Meaning: The tattoo of flames on her elbow represents passion and light.
3. Design Tattoo
Tattoo: The inner part of her left arm, just where her elbow folds, has a large design tattooed on it. The tattoo has a mandala in the middle that expands and opens up into a larger design.
Meaning: The tattoo design was made by Era herself. The mandala is a Sanskrit tattoo that means, “Circle” and it represents the beauty of arts, balance, eternity, and perfection.
4. Smiley Tattoo
Tattoo: Era’s left hand has a little smiley face emoji tattooed on it.